Incident - Grounded Motorboat
Monday 8 April Solent CG requested observation on a report that a wooden motorboat had run aground in the estuary near Powderham Castle. Exmouth NCI confirmed location from chart references. Exmouth ILB launched, reported that it was unable to remove vessel and returned to station.
Incident - Grounded Yacht
Tuesday 2 April MoP reported grounded yacht on the estuary shoreline. Report of yacht ID passed to Solent CG. Solent CG called back to advise that the yacht owner had already been informed. No further action.
Lowest Astronomical Tide
The LAT is the lowest level that can be expected to occur under average meteorological conditions and uses observations over the previous eighteen and a half years as a basis.
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